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Agriculture and Farm Management FdSc

Royal Agricultural University

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UCAS CODE: D401

Course options

  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This course aims to equip you with the practical, financial and management skills necessary to manage a successful business despite fluctuating commodity prices. With our rural location, over a century of experience, and a wealth of industry contacts, the RAU is the place to be if you want to learn from the best and use your skills within farm management. Whether you wish to manage an agricultural enterprise or farming business, migrate into finance or journalism, or continue studying agriculture and land management, this agriculture and farm management course will give you the practical, financial and management skills you need. We’ll even guide your progression on to other conversion courses if you so wish. That might be one of our own BSc Honours top-up courses or a relevant opportunity at another HEI in the UK.

Our graduates are among the most sought-after. 93% of our graduates are in employment or further study six months after leaving the RAU. A degree in Agriculture and Farm Management could lead you to similar success, in any of the following areas: Farming as an owner or manager; Buying and selling agricultural produce; Agricultural supply – such as feedstuffs, machinery and farm building construction; Agricultural insurance; Finance and journalism; Consultancy and advisory positions within government and private organisations.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 10,200per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Royal Agricultural University

  • University League Table

    114th

  • Campus address

    Royal Agricultural University, Stroud Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 6JS, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    12th out of 20 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 155
    124 82%

    14th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54 54%

    11th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.13 83%

    8th

    3

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